Mercedes-Benz signed a contract with the German army for the deliver Actros recovery truck 2905111
Defense Industry News - Mercedes-Benz Special Trucks
Sunday, May 29, 2011, 8:28 AM
Mercedes-Benz signed a contract with the German army for the deliver of Actros recovery truck.
STUTTGART / BONN --- Mercedes-Benz Special Trucks in Germany has signed a contract with the German Armed Forces for delivery of protected Actros Heavy Recovery Vehicles for immediate use by the German troops in Afghanistan.
Mercedes-Benz Actros Heavy Recovery Vehicle at Defense Exhibition of Paris, Eurosatory 2010
The supply of these vehicles will substantially enlarge the capabilities of the ‘Bundeswehr’ and continue the successful relationship with Mercedes-Benz. Only in the last three years over 2.000 trucks and 650 Unimogs have been supplied by Mercedes-Benz.
The Actros vehicles to be delivered will be of the same configuration and with the same high level of protection as those successfully operated by the Canadian Armed Forces in Afghanistan since March 2008. The vehicles will ensure the best available protection in wheeled logistics vehicles for the German soldiers in operation.
With a lead time of seven months between contract award and delivery, Mercedes-Benz Special Trucks will once more demonstrate its ability to react quickly to customer needs while ensuring at the same time the high level of quality, performance as well as protection uncompromised to ist principle trucks you can trust.